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Israel Defense Forces History Museum

Coordinates: 32°03′34″N 34°45′45″E / 32.05944°N 34.76250°E / 32.05944; 34.76250

The Israel Defense Forces History Museum (Hebrew: בתי האוסף‎, Batei HaOsef, lit. The Collection Houses) is a museum dedicated to the history of Israel's military, from the underground organizations active during the British Mandate for Palestine to the modern Israel Defense Forces. The museum is located in southern Tel Aviv, next to the Jaffa Railway Station.

As of January 1st 2019, the museum is closed while it's being relocated to Latrun and is expected to reopen in 2021 [1].


  1. ^ Museum page on the Ministry of Defense website